Fatima Saraiva

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiac angiosarcoma in a pregnant woman: a case report and review of the literature
    Fatima Saraiva
    Department of Cardiology, Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Cardiol 67:727-31. 2012
  2. doi request reprint [Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy: case report]
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 31:241-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Heart rate and prognosis in acute coronary syndromes
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitals da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 29:1101-19. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary embolism in a patient with a mechanical aortic prosthesis: case report
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:543-9. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Anemia: only a marker or an independent predictor of mortality in advanced heart failure?
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:515-35. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Complications of endomyocardial biopsy in heart transplant patients: a retrospective study of 2117 consecutive procedures
    F Saraiva
    Department of Cardiology of the Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra, Portugal
    Transplant Proc 43:1908-12. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adverse outcome in a diabetic population following acute coronary syndromes
    Carolina Lourenço
    Department of Cardiology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:263-75. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Digoxin in advanced heart failure patients: a question of rhythm
    Elisabete Jorge
    Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra e Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 32:303-10. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Ischemic versus non-ischemic cardiomyopathy--are there differences in prognosis? Experience of an advanced heart failure center
    Carolina Lourenço
    Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia, Faculdade de Medicina e Hospitals da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:181-97. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive strategy in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes: risks and benefits in an elderly population
    Carolina Lourenço
    Serviço de Cardiologia e Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia, Faculdade de Medicina e Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, E P E, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 29:1451-72. 2010

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiac angiosarcoma in a pregnant woman: a case report and review of the literature
    Fatima Saraiva
    Department of Cardiology, Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Cardiol 67:727-31. 2012
    ..Adjuvant chemotherapy was performed...
  2. doi request reprint [Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy: case report]
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 31:241-5. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Heart rate and prognosis in acute coronary syndromes
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitals da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 29:1101-19. 2010
    ..In coronary patients, increased RHR has been associated with rapid progression of atherosclerosis. The aim of this study was to compare in-hospital and long-term outcome of acute coronary syndromes according to patients' RHR...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary embolism in a patient with a mechanical aortic prosthesis: case report
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:543-9. 2011
    ..This cause is often underdiagnosed and associated with ineffective anticoagulation. Its treatment therefore requires educational intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anemia: only a marker or an independent predictor of mortality in advanced heart failure?
    Fatima Saraiva
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:515-35. 2011
    ..However, the prognostic impact of this comorbidity on the survival of advanced HF patients remains unclear. Our aim was to assess whether anemia is not only a marker of advanced HF, but also an independent predictor of mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Complications of endomyocardial biopsy in heart transplant patients: a retrospective study of 2117 consecutive procedures
    F Saraiva
    Department of Cardiology of the Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra Hospital and Medical School, Coimbra, Portugal
    Transplant Proc 43:1908-12. 2011
    ..Endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) remains the gold standard for the diagnosis of graft rejection after heart transplantation (HT). Our purpose was to evaluate the rate of complications of this invasive procedure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adverse outcome in a diabetic population following acute coronary syndromes
    Carolina Lourenço
    Department of Cardiology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:263-75. 2011
    ..This is particularly important considering that various studies have shown that this population is undertreated in the setting of ACS...
  8. doi request reprint Digoxin in advanced heart failure patients: a question of rhythm
    Elisabete Jorge
    Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra e Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 32:303-10. 2013
    ..The impact of digoxin on outcomes of patients with advanced heart failure (HF) remains uncertain and its effect may be different for patients in atrial fibrillation (AF) or sinus rhythm (SR)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ischemic versus non-ischemic cardiomyopathy--are there differences in prognosis? Experience of an advanced heart failure center
    Carolina Lourenço
    Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia, Faculdade de Medicina e Hospitals da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:181-97. 2011
    ..HF treatment has evolved significantly in recent years. Has this evolution had an impact on this prognostic gap?..
  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive strategy in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes: risks and benefits in an elderly population
    Carolina Lourenço
    Serviço de Cardiologia e Clínica Universitária de Cardiologia, Faculdade de Medicina e Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, E P E, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 29:1451-72. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint [Prognostic implications of left ventricular end-diastolic pressure in acute coronary syndromes with left ventricular ejection fraction of 40% or over]
    Rogério Teixeira
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 30:771-9. 2011
    ..There is still debate concerning the impact of left ventricular end-diastolic pressure (LVEDP) on long-term prognosis after an acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Which echocardiographic definition should be used to define response to cardiac resynchronization therapy?
    Natalia Antonio
    Servico de Cardiologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 28:943-58. 2009
    ..The PROSPECT trial recently demonstrated that echocardiography is not sufficiently accurate to identify responders to CRT. However, it is possible that the definition used in this study was not the most appropriate...
  13. ncbi request reprint Can we improve outcomes in patients with previous coronary artery bypass surgery admitted for acute coronary syndrome?
    Rogério Teixeira
    Unidad de Cuidados Coronarios, Hospital Universitario, Coimbra, Portugal
    Rev Esp Cardiol 63:554-63. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize ACS patients with a CABG and to compare their in-hospital and postdischarge outcomes with those of patients without a CABG...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of previous insulin therapy on the prognosis of diabetic patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Natalia Antonio
    Cardiology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Portugal
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 54:612-9. 2010
    ..To determine whether previous insulin treatment independently influences subsequent outcomes in diabetic patients with ACS (acute coronary syndromes)...
  15. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy is effective even in elderly patients with comorbidities
    Natalia Antonio
    Department of Cardiology, Coimbra University Hospital and Medical School, Avenida Bissaya Barreto, 3000 076, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 27:61-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) in elderly patients (> or =65 years) with younger patients and to assess the impact of comorbidities in CRT remodeling response...